Namecheap Quick Review

About Namecheap

Namecheap is a USA-based technology company. It was founded in 2000 by Richard Kirkendall, the present CEO of Namecheap. Namecheap is one of the top domain registrars of the world. It boasts of managing more than 10 million domains so far. Besides registering and managing domains, it is a well-known web hosting provider. As its name suggests it provides its quality products at a reliable cost. Also, its motto is to provide domains and web technology to every simple user.

Services and features

Domain marketplace

Namecheap, not only registers and manages domains but acts as a domain marketplace also. At Namecheap, you may buy appropriate domains at a reliable cost. You can also enlist your domain for auction. Thus it provides a market facility where you can sell and buy domains.

Hosting services

Besides being a domain registrar, it is a well-known web- hosting provider Also.

It provides Shared hosting, WordPress hosting, virtual private server hosting, Dedicated server hosting, and also resellers hosting. Its plans are also available for every type of customer, at a very cost-effective price.

Key benefits

  • An ICANN-accredited domain name registrar 
  • Free website builder
  • Domain name and privacy protection
  • 100+ apps with 1-click install
  • Multiple server locations
  • Free backup service
  • Excellent 24*7 support service
  • Cost-effective plans with lots of features
  • 100% uptime guarantee
  • Free and assisted migration of website
  • Built-in spam protection (e-mail)
  • Support via email, live chat

Common features of its shared hosting plans

  • Storage technology- SSD
  • Storage space- 20 GB (stellar) /unlimited ( stellar plus ) /50GB (stellar business)
  • Data transfer(bandwidth)- unmetered
  • Free SSL Certificate- yes (for the first year)
  • Free Domain Name - yes
  • Free Backup service- yes ( 2 time a week)
  • Email Accounts- 30 ( stellar) /Unlimited( stellar plus & business)
  • One-click WordPress Installer/Updates- yes
  • No of databases- Unlimited (except stellar plan)
  • Money-Back Guarantee- yes (30-Day)


  • The dashboard is not so easy to use.
  • No phone support.
  • Data centers in the limited regions ( USA & UK)
  • Not free data centers in the UK
  • Free domain lacks commercial TDL extension
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